It’s the season for a hearty helping of small business trends 2012 posts and predictions. After reading several of them complete with their recommendations for what small businesses should focus on in the coming year, I was left wondering who they are targeting. What about the frugal entrepreneur?
If you are the owner of a small business, chances are you’ve been receiving offers by credit card companies and their affiliates encouraging you to open a business credit account. Credit card usage is once again on the rise, and banks have much to gain by targeting the one category of credit cards that flew [...]
One of the biggest misconceptions many new entrepreneurs and small business owners have when they set up shop online is that a popular site with a lot of traffic will yield big profits.
This post was updated March, 2013 Ever since Tim Ferriss’s 4-Hour Workweek began to grace business book shelves and populate e-readers, the act of hiring a virtual assistant to help carry out business tasks has acquired a certain allure. Hiring a VA can be a highly strategic and frugal business move, but only if you [...]